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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 20. Public Utilities and Telecommunications
Agency 5. State Corporation Commission
Chapter 203. Regulations Governing the Separation of Regulated and Unregulated Businesses of Utility Consumer Services Cooperatives and Utility Aggregation Cooperatives
1/23/2020

20VAC5-203-20. Definitions.

The following words and terms when used in this chapter shall have the following meanings unless the context clearly indicates otherwise:

"Affiliate" shall have the meanings set forth in §§ 56-231.15 and 56-231.38 of the Code of Virginia.

"Commission" means the Virginia State Corporation Commission.

"Competing supplier" means any supplier of the same or similar types of goods or services that are offered, or intended to be offered, for sale by a nonregulated affiliate of a cooperative.

"Cooperative" shall have the meanings set forth in §§ 56-231.15 and 56-231.38 of the Code of Virginia.

"Nonregulated affiliate" means any affiliate of a cooperative engaged in businesses that are not regulated utility services.

"Regulated utility services" means utility services that are subject to regulation as to rates or service by the Virginia State Corporation Commission.

Statutory Authority

§§ 12.1-13, 56-231.34:1 and 56-231.50:1 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Volume 16, Issue 23, eff. July 1, 2000.

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